Capsular Contracture in Subglandular Breast Augmentation with Textured versus Smooth Breast Implants: A Systematic Review

@article{Wong2006CapsularCI,
  title={Capsular Contracture in Subglandular Breast Augmentation with Textured versus Smooth Breast Implants: A Systematic Review},
  author={Chin-Ho Wong and M. Samuel and B. Tan and C. Song},
  journal={Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={118},
  pages={1224-1236}
}
  • Chin-Ho Wong, M. Samuel, +1 author C. Song
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Background: There are conflicting recommendations in the literature regarding the use of textured implants to reduce capsular contracture in subglandular breast augmentation. The authors reviewed the literature to evaluate the effectiveness of surface texturization in reducing capsular contracture. Methods: The electronic databases MEDLINE, EMBASE and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials were searched for randomized controlled trials comparing textured with smooth implants for… CONTINUE READING

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